Adolescents and Pre-Teens

Adolescents and Pre-Teens Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Adolescents and Pre-Teens. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 83,235 in Adolescents and Pre-Teens

  1. 'Social media is affecting the English of students'- AblakwaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana's Deputy Minister of Education in charge of Tertiary Education, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwah has stated that the advent of social media is negatively affecting the writing and speaking of English language among students in the country, especially those in the Senior High School level. According to Mr. Ablakwah, even though social media has been very helpful when it comes to communication among friends and families, students are transferring their ways of writing on social media platforms into the examination rooms and the way they speak as well.

    Comment?

  2. Google Glass used by airport staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    Airport staff are trying out the wearable tech until December to provide flight information, translations and answer questions about the city. The airport's welcome team is testing the system in the check-in hall to establish how best they can use it.

    Comment?

  3. New planes secured for isles routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    The contract to supply two new planes to serve the lifeline air service linking Barra, Tiree and Campbeltown with Glasgow has been awarded. The route is officially designated as a public service obligation and would not be commercially viable without support from the Scottish government.

    Comment?

  4. Violin worth A 17,000 stolen from carRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    A violin valued at A 17,000 has been stolen from a parked car in the west end of Glasgow. The specialist Cain and Mann instrument was taken from the car in Beaconsfield Road, Kelvinside, over the weekend.

    Comment?

  5. Uni speaking same language as schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Andover Advertiser

    THE University of Winchester has been given a six-figure grant to develop a modern foreign language project with primary schools across Hampshire. The university has been awarded A 202,000, from part of a larger A 1.8m fund provided by the Department for Education for use on a training project for teachers at 216 primary schools across Hampshire, Portsmouth and Southampton.

    Comment?

  6. School kitchens set for spruce upRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    The biggest single expenditure this financial year will be at Balmoral Primary School in Galashiels where a full production kitchen is being installed. Other schools set to benefit from the investment include Sprouston Primary, Yetholm Primary, Broomlands Primary in Kelso, Peebles High School, Earlston Primary and St Peter's Primary in Galashiels.

    Comment?

  7. Don't miss the deadline for secondary school applicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Uttoxeter Advertiser

    YOUR child may have only just returned to school but if he or she is set to move to their secondary school next year, you can now make their application for a place. This means if your child was born between September 1, 2003 and August 31, 2004 and is in their last year of primary school, their place should be applied for by October 31. Staffordshire County Council does not operate a first preference first or first come first served policy - this is mandatory across the country.

    Comment?

  8. Denver jury awards $2.5 million in hit-and-run that killed IraqiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    From left, Asawer, Abdul and Fourghan Alhilo. Abdul was killed June 26, 2011, in a hit-and-run accident on Federal Boulevard.

    Comment?

  9. Actor Of 'The Big Bang Theory' Teams Up With Real Life...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | International Business Times

    Melissa Rauch, who plays Bernadette in "The Big Bang Theory," is reportedly co-writing a multi-camera comedy script with her husband, Winston Rauch. The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that CBS has given a script commitment to the comedy, which is titled "If We're Not Married by 30." This Warner Bros.

    Comment?

  10. Slide Show: The 10 best U.S. cities to live inRead the original story

    Yesterday | MarketWatch

    Americans take into account different factors when choosing where to live. For some, the quality of schools is important.

    Comment?

  11. Help us to honour the best of West Norfolk education at Lynn News awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lynn News

    Do you know a teacher who always goes the extra mile to make sure all their pupils can achieve their potential? Is there a young person who is excelling in the classroom or on the sports field, or who is making a big difference to their local area? Or is your school a hub of its community or leading the way in encouraging others to do more to protect the environment? Today, we are launching the second Lynn News Education Awards, in association with Learning Resources, which will take place at Lynnsport on Wednesday, November 19. We aim to recognise the best in West Norfolk's education sector in 12 award categories, which are as follows: Contribution to the Community, sponsored by the Borough Council of King's Lynn and West Norfolk: This award is presented to an individual, class or school for a service or initiative that shows a real commitment to their neighbourhood.

    Comment?

  12. Gretna Gateway set for expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    Work is to start on an expansion of a shopping centre in southern Scotland with the promise of 50 new jobs. General Manager Peter Gardner said Gretna Gateway was a "real success story" and its growth had consistently outperformed the rest of the UK.

    Comment?

  13. Oil industry 'needs to cut costs'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    The oil and gas industry must do more to cut costs even if it means more job losses, it has been claimed. Industry body Oil and Gas UK's annual economic report said operating costs were 60% higher than three years ago while oil prices were falling.

    Comment?

  14. New Leeds primary school offers 420 new placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yorkshire Evening Post

    A NEW 7.8m primary school which will provide more 400 places in a part of Leeds facing a shortage has opened its doors. Richard Pennycook, the chief executive of the whole Co-operative group has visited the new school to mark its opening.

    Comment?

  15. 25th annual JCC Higher Education Day welcomes more than 450 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Watertown Daily Times

    More than 450 students from the Jefferson and Lewis county region got a chance to learn about 100 different colleges during the 25th annual Jefferson Community College Higher Education Day on Monday. “I think it went really well, I think the students got a lot of perspective and a lot of the college representatives said the students came prepared with great questions,” said event organizer and Sackets Harbor guidance counselor Ryan F. Tastor.

    Comment?

  16. MidAtlantic Farm Credit Announces Academic Scholarship Program for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Local agricultural lender, MidAtlantic Farm Credit, will be awarding $18,000 in college scholarships to students in their five-state territory. MidAtlantic Farm Credit will be awarding $18,000 in scholarships to those who plan to or are currently continuing their education as full-time students at a college, university, or technical school.

    Comment?

  17. FINCH, Maurice AnthonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice FINCH, Maurice Anthony On Thursday, September 25, 2014, at the age of 57, Maurice Anthony Finch departed this life. He was born on January 5, 1957 to John F. and Consuella Finch in Xenia, Ohio.

    Comment?

  18. We Have Smarter Generation In Armenia Today, Says Lieutenant- GeneralRead the original story

    Yesterday | Groong

    GENERAL 13:57 * 29.09.14 Tert.am has interviewed Muraz Sargsyan, a retired Armenian lieutenant-general who now teaches military education in secondary schools. The merited high ranking serviceman, who for 30 years served in the Soviet Army and some 22 years in the Armenian Armed Forces, expressed his high esteem and trust of the younger generation whom he considered smarter, more literate and devoted.

    Comment?

  19. Hong Kong protests a dilemma for China: Open media a deterrent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Post

    Beijing cannot crack down too harshly on the semi-autonomous territory whose freewheeling media ensure global visibility, but it is determined to end the demonstrations quickly so as not to embolden dissidents, separatists and anti-government protesters elsewhere in China. 1997 British return Hong Kong to China.

    Comment?

  20. Medfield High School's Katie Nunes retiringRead the original story

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    On June 8, 2014, Katie Nunes participated in her last Medfield High School Graduation ceremony as the Dean of Academics at Medfield High School. On October 1st, she will be retiring from the Medfield Public Schools after 13 years here.

    Comment?